H.R. 1568 (108th): Medicare Rx Now Act of 2003

Introduced:

Apr 2, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Calvin “Cal” Dooley

Representative for California's 20th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2003
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a prescription drug benefit with a high deductible at no additional premium and access to discount prices on drugs and to provide for the operation of such benefit without a deductible for certain low-income Medicare beneficiaries.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 2, 2003
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
44 cosponsors (43D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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